March is done! And what a busy month it was. I only have like three weeks left in my undergrad degree, which is crazy. I handed in my thesis!! Finally!! Anyway, onto the wrap-up. Books Read I didn't get to read any books this month 😦 it was all academic papers and my thesis. Reviews … Continue reading March Wrap-up
Woman of the Month is a feature on my blog where each month I highlight a woman in the world who I think garners recognition. I started this mainly to increase Girl Power and empowerment, and because there's a lot of women I feel are overlooked and I wanted to bring attention to them. This … Continue reading Woman of the Month: Katsuko Saruhashi
I really wanted to do a favourites post, so I did lol. Mainly because I've been listening to a lot of good music and watching good tv shows and procrastinating doing school. And I wanted to share them! Also, I'm super busy with school the first two weeks of April, so I'll be a little … Continue reading Recent non-bookish favourites
Find out more about Thursday’s Top 4 here! It’s basically a meme I started mainly for myself, but anyone can participate! Visit this page for the upcoming topics This week’s topic is authors where you liked one of their books but not the other (aka the longest title ever).
See Part 1 here! Basically, this is where I go through my read list on good reads and find the books I don't remember anything about. Hold Still by Nina LaCour An arresting story about starting over after a friend’s suicide, from a breakthrough new voice in YA fiction Dear caitlin, there are so many … Continue reading Books from Goodreads I don’t remember: Part 2
Happy Tuesday everyone!! Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday here! This week is books that take place in another country. I live in Canada, so most books I've read take place in another country tbh. So I tried not to choose the US or UK for most of these books. The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke: Venice … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday March 27: books that take place in another country
Even though I participate in giving Monthly Recommendations, I thought I would start my own where every couple weeks I give recommendations for a specific topic. This month I'm doing books for boys. OKAY I know books are not gendered. I know that. I think gendering things like books is ridiculous. HOWEVER I do think … Continue reading Discussion and recommendations for… teenage boys
Exit the Actress by Priya Parmar Paraphrased from Goodreads While selling oranges in the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, sweet and sprightly Ellen "Nell" Gwyn impresses the theater's proprietors with a wit and sparkle that belie her youth and poverty. She quickly earns a place in the company, narrowly avoiding the life of prostitution to which … Continue reading Book review: Exit the Actress
Find more about T5W here! This week is Favourite Science Fiction & Fantasy in Other Media. Sam says "This month's babbles crossover topic involves our favourite SFF outside of books (like movies, tv shows, games, anime, etc.)" which is super exciting! I love SFF! Spirited Away, Studio Ghibli Spirited Away is my all-time favourite movie! I … Continue reading Top Five Wednesday: Favourite Science Fiction & Fantasy in Other Media
The last day of this tag! Rebecca, Anatomy of a Book Thief, and Joe tagged me in the this tag, and it's been a lot of fun. Today is the last day, which is both sad and exciting because I really enjoyed finding the quotes for it but also it was a lot to find the quotes? But I … Continue reading 3 quotes, 3 days tag: day 3
Welcome to day 2 of this tag! Rebecca, Anatomy of a Book Thief, and Joe recently tagged me in this 3 quotes, 3 days tag. It's a lot harder than I thought, finding quotes I haven't talked about before. But it's also a lot of fun to read the quotes. I'm just picky about things lol. The rules Thank the … Continue reading 3 quotes, 3 days tag: day 2
Hi everyone! Rebecca, Anatomy of a Book Thief, and Joe recently tagged me in the 3 quotes, 3 days tag, which is what I'll be doing the next three days! I'd been really wanting to do this tag for a while, so thank you so much for tagging me!!! The rules Thank the person who nominated you … Continue reading 3 quotes, 3 days tag!